Training of surveyors and inspectors
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Training of surveyors and inspectors

  11 Surveyors and inspectors that are charged with asbestos investigations on board ships should be trained in recognizing asbestos and ACMs. They should also be trained in taking samples and should be instructed when to call in experts to conduct the investigation.

  12 Surveyors and inspectors should be aware of the dangers of exposure to asbestos and should, while performing their corresponding duties, take all necessary precautions.

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